Lesbian Gay Bisexual & Transgender (LGBT)
The Community Engagement Team are
developing a database of LGBT groups. If you are a member of
an LGBT group then we would like to get to know you
so please follow this link and fill
in the form.
Once we have your details we will contact you to chat about
what your group does and how you could become more involved
with Bedford Borough Council.
If you are interested in LGBT issues and would like to get
involved in advancing equality then please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or
by phone on (01234) 276204.
LGBT History Month
The distinctive Rainbow Flag flew from the council's
flagpole on Wednesday 1st February to mark the start of LGBT
Mayor of Bedford Dave Hodgson said " The Rainbow Flag flying at
Borough Hall is a small but important symbol of our commitment to
equal rights, and I hope it sends a clear message of support and
solidarity with LGBT residents living in Bedford."
The Transcendent Alliance
By working together the transcendent alliance provides
support, information, events and much more for the transgender, or
third gender community.
Based in Bedford, the catchment area is Bedfordshire and the
3 counties area, but anyone is welcome to come along. The only
joining requirements are that you do so with an open mind and
friendly heart. For more details about the Alliance, please
follow this link.
An exciting transgender meeting and
support group that has been running since January 2012
Meetings are held on the second Saturday
of every month at 7:30pm in the cafe area of the Bedford Health
Village in Kimbolton Road, Bedford MK40 2NT.